Ahmed Tejan Kabbah
Summary: president of Sierra Leone from 1996 to 2007 who had oversaw the end of that country's brutal civil war and was credited by Sierra Leone's people with resisting the rebels during the insurgents' 10-year terror campaign.
Cause of Death: Lengthy illness
Born: February 16, 1932
Died: March 13, 2014
Location: Freetown, Sierra Leone